Living Planet: Episodes

Will eating bison burgers save the near-threatened species? --- Why Vietnam’s rice bowl is turning salty --- France pays people to cycle to work --- And what happens when the water dries up in Sao Paulo?
Rebuilding Christchurch to prepare for climate change --- Dutch design eco-friendly dikes in the flood-prone Netherlands--- Danish scientists trial new ways to boost food production --- and mysterious bird fatalities at a solar power plant in the Mojave Desert.
Wildleaks fights wildlife crime - a grim future for Australia's Great Barrier Reef - the world's largest walnut forests in are under threat - and the final journey of life in eco-friendly style.
Corals in the Caribbean decline at an alarming rate, but local efforts to replant them using artificial reefs prove successful. And loom bands may be popular - but are they an environmental nightmare?
This September the United Nations will host an emergency Climate Summit in New York City to try to lay out a plan for battling climate change. In the lead-up to those meetings Living Planet is looking closely at some of the major drivers and the effects of climate change. On today's edition of Living ...
Farmers fight food waste using social media, vacant urban spaces become productive gardens, new technology for efficient farming and a mysterious lake emerges in Tunisia’s desert.
Our food systems are threatened by changing weather patterns, the disappearance of bees and our carnivorous diets. On today’s episode of Living Planet, we look at the future of something none of us can live without - food.
Flowers are blooming again in Afghanistan, mobile phone data is being used to track people displaced by disasters and we have the meat eater's guide to your carbon footprint.
Spain's vultures face a grim future, garbage becomes gourmet food, and meet Germany's own 'stork father'
Canada's black bear is in danger again, the fashion industry takes a more environmentally-friendly stance and fighting urban development in Buenos Aires.
Over the past century, plastic has revolutionized the way we live. So far, we've produced about 6 billion tons of plastic - and most of it has ended up in the trash. On today's edition of Living Planet, we're following its trail, around the world and even through time.
Egypt's Zabaleen garbage collectors and India's uranium miners fight for rights and protection, as they handle lucrative but dangerous commodities.
As the latest round of United Nations climate change talks winds up, find out why a leading climate activist is positive about the progress being made. Also, Indonesian rockers stand up for the environment.
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Wolf howls are becoming rare in Romania's forests and mountain ranges, volunteers clean up beaches in France, two young men turn plastic into a boat to paddle down the Elbe River.
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Developing countries catch up on renewables, plans to expand a coal port at Abbot Point threaten the Great Barrier Reef and volunteers in Australia nurture injured animals back to health. All here on Living Planet!
An Australian couple's mission to save a rare tree kangaroo, water flows in Kenya's desert, taming Europe's last wild rivers and flowers as an alternative to pesticides.
We're celebrating International Biodiversity day! Britain builds a bee highway, Cambodian seahorses dodge dynamite and a woman devotes her life to Latvia's bears.
Oil companies want to drill in Africa's oldest national park, Chinese poachers face charges in Philippines and climate experts explain the Impact of ice loss in the Antarctic.
Is land being sold too cheaply in Romania? Will Turkey obey orders to halt unsustainable building projects? Can Kenya bring power to 30 million people with homemade solar power?
Penguin protectors take to the streets, Ghana chokes on Europe's e-waste, and the UN asks if the oil era is ending.
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